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MICR 480: Research Project

Full Year - 40 points

Course overview

libraryMICR 480 is the research project component for PGDipSci. To complete this paper you will undertake a 6-month research project within one of the research labs in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology. Staff members will introduce available research projects in the first week of Semester One during the introductory week for 4th year Microbiology. MICR 480 has no formal classes.


MICR 480 is 100% internally assessed. There will be two assessment items:

  1. Submission of a project report/dissertation and 20 minute oral examination (90%) 
  2. End of year talk (10%) 

Teaching staff

For more information

View the details of this paper on the University of Otago website

Students are encouraged to contact staff by email to make arrangements for a time to discuss course-related matters.

For more information on this course, please contact Associate Professor Alexander McLellan.